Tell the City How Best to Spend $6.3M in Covid-19 Relief Funds

The City is receiving $6.3 million in federal assistance from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) to assist with our local economic recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic. Learn more about these funds on the Business Recovery page and share your priorities for how to spend the money to support local individuals, businesses and non-profits, make certain infrastructure investments, and/or replace lost City revenue:

    • TAKE THE SURVEY: In order to develop a program that will best help Lafayette businesses and non-profits, the City’s ARPA subcommittee developed a community survey, which will be open until October 25: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/lafayettebiz
    • ATTEND AN ONLINE MEETING: The ARPA subcommittee is hosting two public forums to discuss ideas. For more details include information on how to participate in the Zoom-based forums, click on the meeting dates below:
 
 
ADDITIONAL BLOG ARTICLES

 

City’s Mission Statement Update

As part of the General Plan update, the City Council directed the General Plan Advisory Committee (GPAC) to explore updating the City’s Mission Statement to align with the current values of Lafayette community members. The GPAC formed a subcommittee to solicit...

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Rent Relief for Renters and Landlords

California Mortgage Relief Program Now Accepting Applications Post Date: City of Lafayette, 01/06/2022 11:28 AM California homeowners who have fallen behind on their housing payments due to pandemic-related financial hardship can now apply for a grant from the state...

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4th of July around Lamorinda

  Supervisor Candace Andersen's July 1 Weekly Update (constantcontact.com) All fireworks are illegal in Contra Costa County, except professional public displays put on by cities or other jurisdictions. Earlier this month, the Board of Supervisors voted on an updated...

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Best of the East Bay / Best in East Bay!

Diablo magazine's Best of the East Bay 2021 Winners! ARTS AND LEISURE➡ Concert Series: Gold Coast Chamber Players, gccpmusic.com.➡ Outdoor Event/Attraction: Lafayette Art and Wine Festival, lafayettefestival.com.➡ Staycation Location: Lafayette Park Hotel and...

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